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southeastnoun [U]

uk   /ˌsaʊθˈiːst/ us   /ˌsaʊθˈiːst/ written abbreviation SE
B1 the direction that is between south and east: We live in the southeast of the city.
the Southeast
an area of in the southeast of England, the US, or another country: Most of the jobs and money are in the affluent counties of the Southeast.

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southeastadjective, adverb

uk   /ˌsaʊθˈiːst/ us   /ˌsaʊθˈiːst/ written abbreviation SE
(Definition of southeast from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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southeastnoun [U, not gradable]

us   /ˌsɑʊθˈist/ abbreviation S.E.
the direction between south and east, or the part of an area or country in this direction: The house faces northwest, so southeast is behind us.
adjective [not gradable] us   /ˌsɑʊθˈi·stərn/ abbreviation S.E.
There will be rain in southeastern Massachusetts.

southeastadjective, adverb [not gradable]

us   /sɑʊθˈist/ abbreviation S.E.
in, forming, or toward the southeast part of something: She lives on the southeast side of town. They drove southeast.
(Definition of southeast from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “southeast”
in Arabic جَنوب شَرْق…
in Korean 남동쪽…
in Portuguese sudeste…
in Catalan sud-est…
in Japanese 南東…
in Chinese (Simplified) 东南,东南方…
in Chinese (Traditional) 東南,東南方…
in Italian sud-est…
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